1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Homework Help: Constant velocity moments problem

  1. Apr 29, 2008 #1
    If a something is rotating about an axis with a constant velocity is the sum of the acting moments 0 since no acceleration is occuring?
    Moment = mass x acceleration x distance
    If acceleration is 0, the moment is 0.
    Is this correct?
  2. jcsd
  3. Apr 30, 2008 #2
    I'm assuming that by acting moment you mean torque, in which case yes, that is correct.
Share this great discussion with others via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook